Rochester’s East End, known as the center of the city’s nightlife, is all within a mile of the MARAC conference hotel. This residential downtown neighborhood has plenty of restaurants, bars, and attractions, including the Eastman Theatre or the Dryden, the Little Theatre, the Rochester Philharmonic, and the Eastman School of Music.
This area features upscale restaurants (e.g. 2 Vine, Tournedo’s, Max of Eastman Place), casual eateries (e.g. Veneto, Shui Asian Fusion, Jim’s), cafes (e.g. Orange Glory, Java’s, Chestnut) and a great variety of bars, including a brewery.
Check out our map of vetted restaurants, maps & arts locations in the East End: http://bit.ly/1bPisEK
Events in the East End during MARAC:
• Thurs. April 24th – Sat. April 26th @ 7:30 pm: Phantom of the Opera. Rochester Broadway Theater League at the Rochester Auditorium. $38+
• Thurs. April 24th @ 7:30pm: Italian Baroque Organ concert, Stephen Kennedy (organ) and Vanessa van Wormer (choreographer/dancer). Memorial Art Gallery. Included with Gallery admission.
• Fri. April 25th @ 7:00 pm: Piano recital, Chris Urquiaga. Eastman School Ray Wright Room. Free and open to the public.
• Fri. April 25th & Sat. April 26th @ 8:00 pm: Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra: Pops, Curtis Stigers (vocalist).. Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre. Free and open to the public.